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Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong Delta tour with Great Rail Journeys: review

Telegraph expert rating 9/10<p>From the window of a slow moving train, water buffalo plod through fields and farmers plant rice. Men crouch and smoke and chat, women huddle over fires making <i>pho</i> (noodle soup), and the two-wheeled traffic teems by.<p>On this tour to Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong Delta, …

The sauce that can transform a simple summer meal

By Ellie Krieger<p>Ellie Krieger<p>Bio Follow<p>Romesco is a flavorful sauce of roasted red peppers, almonds, tomatoes and garlic that hails from the coast of Spain. It has a savory richness without being heavy, and it’s an ideal and healthful accompaniment for just about anything you might be grilling, …

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A man who spent $650,000 to have lunch with Warren Buffett says it changed his life in 2 big ways

The highest bidder gets to bring up to seven people to dine with the steak-loving business magnate at Smith & Wollensky steakhouse in Manhattan.<p>In 2007, Mohnish Pabrai, managing partner of Pabrai Investments, and Guy Spier, author of "The Education of a Value Investor" and manager of Aquamarine …

14 great holiday gifts to get for your coworkers

While swapping gifts with coworkers isn't always appropriate or the norm, if you <i>do</i> want to spread some holiday cheer this year, this list of 14 inexpensive gifts can help take the stress out of your holiday shopping.

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Lonely Planet says These are the Top 10 Countries To Visit in 2016

By<p>Lonely Planet just released its 11th annual Best in Travel rankings, forecasting the top travel destinations for 2016, and this year’s lists …

Anonymous has published a 'noob's' guide on how to fight ISIS online

Three guides were posted to an IRC channel used by Anonymous to share information on OpParis, encouraging anyone to get involved regardless of their computer skills. They include a "NoobGuide" for anyone wanting to learn how to hack, a "Reporter" guide that explains how to set up a Twitter bot for …

Affordable ways to ski in Europe’s most glamorous resorts

Snowboarding,Travel,Europe holidays,Skiing holidays,Switzerland holidays,France holidays,Austria holidays,Italy holidays,Ski resorts,Winter sports holidays<p>You don’t need a mountain of money to hit Europe’s glamorous ski resorts. From B&Bs to cheaper eats, we offer an affordable route to the premier …

The most affordable places to travel to next year, according to Lonely Planet

Included in the series is a list of the best-value destinations for 2016, which pinpoints the top destinations where visitors can have high-quality travel experiences without breaking the bank.<p>From the pristine beaches of Costa Rica's Caribbean coast to the renowned vineyards of Galicia, Spain, …

33 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less

From roasted chicken to winter squash pasta, here are 33 quick weeknight meals for fall.<p><b>Pasta, winter squash, roast chicken—fall is the best time for weeknight cooking</b>. Plan your entire week's worth of dinners with these 33 meals, each of which can be made in an hour or less.

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Butt Play—and How to Get Started

You'll never be so happy you faced your fears.<p>No matter how sexually adventurous you are, it’s normal to feel some trepidation at the thought of letting a guy knock on your back door. “Anal play is sometimes taboo, and you may have hang-ups about it for several reasons,” says Tammy Nelson, Ph.D., …

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China's deserted amusement parks – in pictures

Stefano Cerio has shot eerie abandoned cruise ships and empty ski resorts at night. Now, the Italian photographer has travelled all over China – from Happy Valley to Amazing World and Treasure Island Pirate Kingdom – to catch pleasure playgrounds in the off season

Unlikely destinations for unforgettable family holidays

Your toddler requires a hotel room the size of an airfield to burn off steam, your tweenie wants big-budget action and adventure, and your teens, well, they probably just want to be as far away from you as possible.<p>It's a fine art planning a perfect family trip, balancing all the diverse needs, …

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8 Under-the-Radar European Islands

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Europe presents many reasons to hop off the storied continent. Here are eight little-known havens to soak up seascapes, fishing villages, and local lore.<p>> Pico (Azores/Portugal)<p>The Azores are quietly luring adventurers for hiking, climbing, and biking. Those in the know …

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The Three Chief Motivating Factors For You And People You Want To Persuade

I am a curious researcher, deeply interested in learning what motivates people’s decisions and actions. I meet a great number of people in the course of my work, and when the opportunity arises, I often ask them an unusual question: “What motivates you?” A strange thing to hear from someone you’ve …

The Innovation Ecosystem For The Future Of Work

Over the past few weeks I’ve been exploring five innovation models that organizations can implement. However all of these are part of one innovation ecosystem that organizations must create if they want to be able to stay relevant and compete in this rapidly changing world we are seeing. The best …

Top 10 day trips out of Barcelona

You could spend weeks in Barcelona and never run out of places to see, things to do, food to try and bars to hop.<p>But for a taste of Catalan life beyond the metropolis – or simply for a change of pace – you can choose between mountains, beaches and pretty little towns, all just a short ride …

9 Lessons I'll Teach My Kids To Ensure They Become A Millionaire (Like Their Dad)

Every good parent wants the best for their kids. I’m certainly no exception.<p>I have three boys. Between them running around and playing with each other, I try to teach them some lessons.<p>Why? Because I want to ensure I give my kids every chance possible at following in my footsteps to become …

Spicy Mustard BBQ Sauce Recipe

Spicy Mustard BBQ Sauce Recipe<p>Rating: 5<p>Prep Time: 5 minutes<p>Cook Time: 15 minutes<p>Total Time: 20 minutes<p>Yield: 2 cups sauce<p>Serving Size: 2 …

How IBM Plans To Help Reinvent The Modern Corporation

It’s no secret that big corporations aren’t what they used to be. In recent years, we’ve seen industrial stalwarts such as General Motors, Kodak and Blockbuster go bankrupt even as upstarts like Tesla, Instagram and Netflix rocket forward. The average lifespan of a company on the S&P 500 has fallen …

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Ask a Data Scientist: Becoming a Data Scientist

Welcome back to our series of articles sponsored by Intel – “Ask a Data Scientist.” This is the last of our reader submitted questions of varying …

How To Boost Confidence When Seeking Funding For Your Startup

These days, the option of seeking outside funding to grow a business makes a lot sense for entrepreneurs, especially when you consider the following statement published in a recent Statista.com report:<p>“According to Thomson Reuter data published by PricewaterhouseCoopers, venture capital funding in …

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Six China Business Law Trends for 2015

China in 2015 will look much like China in 2014, only “more” so. If you are doing business in China, you should be on your guard for the following six things in 2015.<p>1. China will increasingly crack down on foreigners in China without proper visas. This is more likely to impact you if you are from …

11 Essential Rules to Dressing Like an Adult

How to dress like a confident, in-the-know guy<p>Your driver’s license gives away your age. Don’t let your clothes do the same. Now is the time to start showing off the older, wiser, sophisticated man you are—starting with these essentials.<p><b>1. Find a suit that fits.</b> <br>A little boy wearing a suit for the …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sales<p>Sweater season is coming.<p>18 Photos19 hours agoView More<p>Drinking<p>Say goodbye to the stuffy speakeasy.<p>By The Editors of GQ2 days agoView …

This is the proof that the 1% have been running the show for 800 years

A family’s status in society can persist for eight centuries or more, according to a new study by two economists using the educational status and surnames in England between 1170 and 2012. That’s 28 whole generations.<p>Surnames were first adopted by the upper classes in England, mainly the Norman, …

8 Whole Grains You're Probably Not Eating

You've probably had oatmeal for breakfast, and if you haven't yet tried quinoa I bet you've heard of it, or have seen it on a menu or social media recipe (it's all over Pinterest!). But there are many other whole grains you may not be familiar with, and incorporating them into your food repertoire …

Cran-Apple Jellies

Makes about sixty-four 1" jellies Servings<p>This dark-red mixture will bubble and spit like a vat of lava as it cooks. Okay, slight exaggeration, but really: Cook this in a deep pot, and use a long whisk.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large green apple, peeled, chopped<p>1 pound fresh (or frozen, …

Everything You Need to Know about Moisturizing

Great-looking skin is easy—if you follow these simple steps to keeping it smooth and supple<p>If you’ve ever weighed the merits of moisturizing your skin, wear a pair of leather shoes for a few months without conditioning them and see what happens. Over time, cracks, deep crevices, and a general wear …